Galas & Special Events in Downtown Albany

Social Engagements

Whether it is an Organizational Event - Holiday Party, Appreciation Gathering, Reunion, Charity Ball and Gala, or one of many Life’s Events - Retirement Dinners, Birthday Parties, Religious Celebrations, Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, Sweet 16 Debutant , Baby Showers, Graduations, Bereavement Luncheons these special occasions require a creative catering, culinary and banquet team.  Here, our staff brings it all together to partner with you to create a memorable and unique event!

With the 2013 $14 million redevelopment and rebranding, all function areas have a new design. The hotel has become the newest and most talked about banquet venue in Albany. Creative themes, outstanding food and service enhanced by the latest trends in hospitality bring Albany social events to a new level ensuring your guest feels special, valued and welcomed.

Where Wedding Dreams Come True

Surrounded by the ones you love, your wedding day should be something you remember the rest of your life. Our Personal Wedding Dreammakers are here to ensure that every detail falls into place and you have the wedding of your dreams at Hilton Albany.

With years of experience planning weddings in Downtown Albany, our staff coordinates everything from customized reception menus to room blocks to floral arrangements. Elegant venues are the perfect setting for your nuptials, able to accommodate parties both large and small. Browse our list of services below as well as wedding packages and catering options. Then complete a request for proposal to get started today!

Weddings and Events in Downtown Albany Include:

  • 30,000 square feet of breathtaking banquet space
  • The largest ballroom in the Capital District
  • Customized wedding packages
  • Personal Wedding Dreammakers to help coordinate every detail
  • Banquet Manager and catering staff
  • Fresh floral centerpieces arranged by Felthousen’s Florist
  • Custom-designed wedding cake
  • Private bridal party reception rooms with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails
  • White glove service
  • Complimentary suite and champagne for your wedding night
  • Special room rates for guests
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Complimentary shuttle service from Albany International Airport and Rensselaer Amtrak Train Station

Start planning today!